Power Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters Airline Travel

 


Travel safely and hassle free with your power wheelchair, mobility scooter and other medical equipment devices. Learn more about the new safety laws and regulations and if you can bring your equipment on board the plane. 

You may bring on board non-spillable lithium ion batteries that are safe for airplanes and TSA approved. Some airlines will not allow you to travel, domestically or abroad with your medical devices. Shop for wheelchairs and mobility scooters that are designed for travel. 

Below you will find a list of major airline and their policies for traveling with power wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

Please select your airline to read their policies on mobility and power wheelchairs equipped with lithium batteries.

Choose your airline below:

American Airlines
Delta Air Lines
United Airlines
Southwest Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Alaska Airlines
British Airways
Lufthansa
US Airways
Air Canada
Frontier Airlines
WestJet
Aer Lingus
Air China
Air France KLM
Alitalia
Cathay Pacific
easyJet
Emirates Airline
Japan Airlines
Korean Air
Qantas
Qatar Airways
Swiss Airline
Air New Zealand Group
AirAsia
ANA - All Nippon Airways
Asiana Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Virgin Australia

 

Tips for Battery Use

  • Use batteries that have been offered by supplier only; our batteries are special lithium batteries designed specifically for use in the Folding Electric Wheelchair.
  • Read all battery instructions before attempting to change or charge batteries.
  • When you don’t drive the Portable Electric wheelchair for long time, please charge the battery every month to avoid any battery issues.